COUNCIL BLUFFS — Police found a man's body near the Manawa Centre and Metro Crossing areas Tuesday.
Police officials confirmed the man was homeless. They said his body had been in the wooded area near South Expressway and 35th Avenue for some time.
Police were chasing someone after a report of shoplifting at a nearby Kohl's. When the person ran into the wooded area, a Council Bluffs police officer discovered the body. The shoplifting suspect was not caught.
Police say the death is not suspicious.
— World-Herald News Service